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Jul 19, 2011 Bill Densmore (http://www.densmoreassociates.com )
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In 2006, more than 300 people gathered for the first Media Giraffe Project conference. "Democracy & Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World" June 29 - July 1, 2006 at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. http://www.mediagiraffe.org/mgp2006/ This documentary draws from exclusive interviews conducted by narrator/editor Bill Densmore, before the conference, and after, and excerpts from sessions at the conference. It builds a narrative about the way new...
Topics: democracy, media, journalism, pamphleteers, policy, technology, Internet, citizen, blog, Bill...
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Leslie and Sam Davol became interested in libraries when the moved to Boston's Chinatown from New York City and couldn't find a neighborhood branch of one. So the couple, a former museum development director and poverty lawyer, respectively, teamed up with a property owned and spent four months testing the idea of a 5,000-book private, non-profit storefront library. Now they are taking on a more ambitious idea. Working with an MIT design professor and graduate LIS students from Simmons College,...
Topics: library, neighborhood, community, engagement, Boston, news, journalism, discussion
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R. David Lankes was not a bookworm as a child. He was a geek who discovered gradually that he could find a life purpose in helping redefine and re-equip librarians. Lankes is the author of "The Atlas of New Librarianship," which is about to be published by the MIT Press. While Lankes is unable to join us at "Beyond Books," April 6-7 at MIT, he helps frame some of our potential convening questions in this 40-minute discussion with Journalism That Matters' Bill Densmore....
Topics: knowledge librarianship librarian library atlasMIT, change, leadership, literacy, journalism,...
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Mar 20, 2011 Bill Densmore
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With a forthcoming book, and a series of scheduled talks in March, April and May, researcher Lee Rainie is speaking broadly about a longtime professional passion -- the role of librarians and journalists in American Society. Rainie is executive director of the Washington, D.C.-based Pew Internet & American Society project, an ongoing polling, surveying and research non profit. In this 25-minute discussion Raine talks with Journalism That Matters' Bill Densmore about how libraries can adjust...
Topics: libraries, journalism, journalism that matters, librarians, engagement, civic, information, pew,...
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Jan 2, 2011 The Media Giraffe Project
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Are you considering starting up a web-based, local online news resource for your community? Are you teaching students who would like to understand the motivations, operations and challenges faced by citizen journalists? "The New Pamphleteers: Entrepreneurs, watchdogs and citizens in the digital age," is an informal video view of the motivations, operations and challenges faced by citizen journalist entrepreneurs -- in the words of more than 44 participants and experts. It consists of...
Topics: citizen journalism, journalism, media, video, media giraffe, media giraffe project, university of...
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Jul 25, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics
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Jul 25, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics
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Jul 25, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, data, technology
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Jul 23, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, blogs
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, citizen media
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Donna Liu talks about Princeton University's pioneering effort at video archiving, prior to YouTube. The service has been discontinued, however. Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, video
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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This is the wrap-up sesson on July 1, 2009 in which participants state what they learned and what's needed. Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, Media Giraffe Project
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, digital divide, economics, class
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, politics, economics, newspapers, stites, Banyan Project
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, research, Pew Research
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, quality, standards
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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The Public Insight Journalism Project. Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, media, news ecology, MPR
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, ownership, corporate, newspapers, cooperatives
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, philadelphia, local
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, charging, paywalls
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Jul 22, 2010 Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy and Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For dteailed listing of all event video archives go to: http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy, politics, newspapers
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Jul 22, 2010 The Media Giraffe Project / Bill Densmore
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Archived video from the June 28-July 1, 2006 Media Giraffe Project conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, "Democracy & Independence: Sharing News & Politics in a Connected World." For detailed listing of all event video go to; http://www.mediagiraffe.org/wiki/index.php/Live
Topics: mgp2006, journalism, democracy
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Nov 10, 2009
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For Chris's French Class
Topics: French, Dialogue
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May 2, 2009 Media Giraffe Project
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Margie Freivogel discusses her new online enterprise, the St. Louis Beacon, and her transition from print to online journalism. She expresses her enthusiasm for influencing the future of journalism and says, "I have never been happier in my work than I am now." For more information visit: mediagiraffe.org or stlbeacon.org
Topics: freivogel, media, journalism, journalist, innovation, st. louis, st. louis beacon, media giraffe...
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Apr 3, 2009 Bill Densmore / 617-448-6600
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The "L3C" corporate form -- introduced in Vermont in spring, 2009, enacted in two other states and under consideration in others, is attracting interest as a possible vehicle for hybrid ownership -- a company which is subject to ordinary taxation and can make profits, but which is also capable of attracting charitable foundation investment because of a social agenda. In this short video, Chris Miller, treasurer of the Gateway Media Literacy Partners in St. Louis, Mo.,...
Topics: governance, low-profit, l3c, newspapers, profit, foundations, program-related investment
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Mar 13, 2009 Media Giraffe Project
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Vint Cerf, Vice President and Internet Evangelist for Google, talks about the infrastructure of the Internet and his role in helping develop that structure. Cerf also talks about the egalitarian nature of the Internet and its function in a democracy. The Media Giraffe Project’s Bill Densmore conducted the interview in December, 2006.
Topics: internet, google, vint cerf, democracy, net neutrality, media giraffe project, world wide web,...
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Mark Karlin, editor and publisher of BuzzFlash.com, describes the mission of this progressive, pro-democracy site: to provide news and commentary on current events. Karlin discusses BuzzFlash.com’s user donation funding model and future funding and ownership models for journalism. Additionally, this video addresses the role of journalism in a democracy and the changing nature of the business, craft, and ethics of journalism. Karlin was interviewed in 2006 by Bill Densmore, the director of the...
Topics: Media Giraffe, Media Giraffe Project, buzzflash, buzzflash.com, Mark Karlin, journalism, media,...
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Jan 13, 2009 Media Giraffe Project
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In this 2006 interview, Frank Blethen and Mike Fancher discuss the Seattle Times on its 110th Anniversary, talking about the joys and challenges of running a locally owned family newspaper. They touch upon the uniqueness of this business model in the modern newspaper industry and the family’s commitment to journalistic values and community service. The conversation addresses media and newspaper consolidation and Blethen’s role as one of the few newspaper owners willing to speak out about...
Topics: Seattle Times, journalism, media, consolidation, family, owned, ownership, newspaper, community,...
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Nov 26, 2008 Media Giraffe Project
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Paul Bass, editor of The New Haven Independent, talks about his passion for local journalism and the logistics of running a hyper-local journalism site. He discusses the role of journalism in a democracy, the importance of the site to the city of New Haven, and the future of journalism, as he sees it. He talks about his local site's impact on the way the mainstream newspaper reports. Advising those interested in creating such a site in their community, Bass highlights the importance of showing...
Topics: media, local, hyper local, journalism, community, new haven, connecticut, paul bass, new haven...
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Nov 14, 2008 Media Giraffe Project
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Mena Trott talks about the founding of the company, Six Apart (behind Movable Type and TypePad ), her observations throughout this process, and some aspects of the business. She also discusses the role of blogging in journalism, people’s lives and in the 2004 elections. This interview was conducted in 2005 by Bill Densmore, Director of the Media Giraffe Project. For more information on the project, visit http://www.mediagiraffe.org .
Topics: journalism, blog, blogging, typepad, movable type, mena trott, media giraffe project, election
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Craigslist.org founder, Craig Newmark. Newmark discusses media ownership, journalism, and his project, Craigslist, with Media Giraffe Project director, Bill Densmore. For more information, visit http://www.mediagiraffe.org .
Topics: craigslist, media ownership, media, media giraffe, craig newmark, journalism
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Jul 15, 2008 Bill Densmore
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Finding the passion of place -- the new pamphleteers What motivates people to launch a local online news community -- a "placeblog" and what are their challenges, their successes, the opportunities, vision and passion which accompany this work? Twelve citizen-journalists -- "placebloggers" -- gathered on Friday, June 6, 2008, for a one-hour conversation at Minnesota Public Radio. Watch this edited, 45-minute version moderated by Bill Densmore, director of the Media Giraffe...
Topics: journalism, journalism that matters, bill densmore, blogging, local, media, community, citizen,...
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Jun 20, 2008
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The Journalism That Matters Minnesota gathering June 4-6, 2008 Minnesota Journalism Center at the Univ. of Minnesota Join Margaret Duffy , acting dean for Research and Graduate studies at the Missouri School of Journalism, for a discussion of findings by Missouri, Michigan State and Ohio researchers. The team has been surveying and analyzing the operations and challenges of more than 40 local online news/community sites nationwide and have provocative initial findings about gatekeeping,...
Topic: journalism, media, research, new media, community, community media, community journalism,...
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Apr 25, 2008 Bill Densmore
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The Media Giraffe Project interviews Debbie Galant and Liz George, of Baristanet.com. The two discuss their hyper-local journalism site, highlighting their business model and practices. For more information on the Media Giraffe Project see http://www.mediagiraffe.org
Topic: media giraffe project, citizen journalism, journalist, participatory, umass, baristanet.com,...
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Mar 11, 2008 New England News Forum
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Rebooting Your Newsroom: Adding blogs, podcasts, citizens and the Web Looking for innovative ideas for moving your news passion and practice onto the Web? This workshop featured demonstrations, tutorials and an idea-sharing session that focused on how to promote Web integration with blogs, podcasts, videos, and the public. The workshop was convened and guided by Bill Densmore, director and editor of the New England News Forum at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The public is getting...
Topic: Rebooting Your Newsroom: Adding blogs, podcasts, citizens and the Web
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Rebooting Your Newsroom: Adding blogs, podcasts, citizens and the Web Looking for innovative ideas for moving your news passion and practice onto the Web? This workshop featured demonstrations, tutorials and an idea-sharing session that focused on how to promote Web integration with blogs, podcasts, videos, and the public. The workshop was convened and guided by Bill Densmore, director and editor of the New England News Forum at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The public is getting...
Topic: journalism, NEPA, new england, blog, video, citizen journalism, Boston, news
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Dec 13, 2007 New England News Forum
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The New England News Forum covened a town-meeting style forum at Southern New Hampshire College in Manchester, N.H., on Thurs., Dec. 6, 2007, to consider how the Internet might be affecting the conduct of the New Hampshire presidential primary. About 50 people participated in a 95-minute discussion which was videotaped and streamed live. THE PARTICIPANTS A STORY ON THE SESSION
Topic: unpress, new hampshire, primary, politics, media